Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture
Release Date:
Wednesday, 2 September 2020 - 2:20pm

The public is notified that the 2020-2021 academic school year will commence on Monday, September 7.

All classes will be conducted online.

The following dates should be noted:

Monday, September 7

Professional Day      10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon 

Facebook: @BVIGovernment

Tuesday, September 8 to Friday, September 11

Training Sessions    9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

  • ICT Training
  • Power School Training
  • COVID-19 Awareness
  • Psychosocial Support for Educators

Monday, September 14 to Friday, September 18

Individual school’s Planning Sessions, Orientation, Staff Meetings 

Schools will notify parents of specific dates for orientations. Please contact your child’s school for further information.

Monday, September 21

First day of class  


Nekita Turnbull

Information Officer II
Department of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468-2730
Email:  Neturnbull@gov.vg